Daniel Lane

Daniel Lane

Daniel Lane is a sports reporter and video journalist with Fairfax Media.

West Coast Pirates may play in English League


Daniel Lane THE Western Australian Rugby League is toying with an audacious idea to enter its West Coast Pirates team in the English Super League after rugby league's Independent Commission put its expansionary...

League will be king in five years

Daniel Lane STEVE MORTIMER, who made the formation of an independent commission his personal crusade almost five years ago, has predicted the code's new regime would herald a new era of innovation and...

Disquiet on the western front - WA boss denies deal with Elias

NSW State of Origin Legends Blue Tie Ball at the Convention Centre, Darling Harbour.   Luke Ricketson  and  Benny Elias.19 May 2011.  SMH Sport.  Photo by Simon Alekna

Daniel Lane THE boss of the Western Australian Rugby League has distanced his organisation from claims made by former Balmain hooker Ben Elias that they had formed an alliance to ensure a Perth-based team was...